Social issues and Internet Ethics

I don't subscribe to the notion that technology is 'neutral' - we all need to think carefully and compassionately about the artifacts we build. I am a member of IFIP Working Group 9.2: a committee that aims to explore and promote the understanding of social and ethical issues of information technology; and am on the British Computer Society Ethics Committee. Some highlights are:

 

 

 

Here's an idea for some community action (published in the SIG CHI Bulletin, January 2003).